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# hunting - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Five people fined for illegally hunting a hare in Co Mayo
# Hare Lurching
# Hare Lurching

Five people fined for illegally hunting a hare in Co Mayo

Oct 3rd 2019, 6:17 PM 27,850 Views 0 Comments

Each defendant was ordered to pay €600 to the Irish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

# hunting - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Japan is going to start hunting whales for commercial purposes again
# Hunting
# Hunting

Japan is going to start hunting whales for commercial purposes again

Dec 26th 2018, 9:45 AM 21,293 Views 40 Comments

The International Whaling Commission, established in 1946 to conserve and manage the world’s whale and cetacean population, introduced a moratorium on commercial whaling in 1986.

# hunting - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

US judge orders poacher to watch repeat screenings of Bambi as part of sentence
# Missouri
# Missouri

US judge orders poacher to watch repeat screenings of Bambi as part of sentence

Dec 18th 2018, 9:31 AM 12,020 Views 10 Comments

David Berry Jr will be forced to see the animated movie at least once a month during his year-long jail term.

# hunting - Friday 16 March, 2018

'It was gruesome': Fox torn apart by hunt hounds in the middle of Kerry housing estate
# Boulia
# Boulia

'It was gruesome': Fox torn apart by hunt hounds in the middle of Kerry housing estate

Mar 16th 2018, 6:05 AM 69,983 Views 79 Comments

One resident said the dogs left behind the tail and entrails of the fox, which one of her neighbours later had to clean up.

# hunting - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Five hunting dogs killed after escaping onto busy M3 motorway
# Collision
# Collision

Five hunting dogs killed after escaping onto busy M3 motorway

Feb 8th 2018, 12:19 PM 53,615 Views 57 Comments

Dash camera footage shows drivers diverting around the dead dogs on the road.

# hunting - Thursday 20 April, 2017

DNA tests confirm remains of missing South African hunter 'found in crocodiles'
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

DNA tests confirm remains of missing South African hunter 'found in crocodiles'

Apr 20th 2017, 9:46 PM 29,841 Views 40 Comments

Scott Van Zyl went missing during a hunting expedition last week.

# hunting - Monday 5 December, 2016

US hunter 'paid substantial sum' for licence to shoot rare red deer in Killarney
# On The Hunt
# On The Hunt

US hunter 'paid substantial sum' for licence to shoot rare red deer in Killarney

Dec 5th 2016, 10:26 PM 40,279 Views 57 Comments

The Wild Deer Association of Ireland is investigating the allegations.

# hunting - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Donald Trump Jr once hunted and killed an elephant (and people aren't letting him forget it)
# Party Symbol
# Party Symbol

Donald Trump Jr once hunted and killed an elephant (and people aren't letting him forget it)

Jul 20th 2016, 4:12 PM 50,933 Views 72 Comments

Many are pointing out how symbolic it is, given the state of the Republican party.

# hunting - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Gardaí hunting gang who robbed and terrorised an elderly woman at her home
# Galbally
# Galbally

Gardaí hunting gang who robbed and terrorised an elderly woman at her home

Apr 6th 2016, 2:11 PM 33,098 Views 18 Comments

The incident occurred at Galbally, Co Limerick at around 11pm last night.

# hunting - Sunday 3 January, 2016

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism
# Another Cecil
# Another Cecil

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism

Jan 3rd 2016, 3:43 PM 10,192 Views 26 Comments

One charity described it as ‘appalling’.

# hunting - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges
# Off The Hook
# Off The Hook

Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges

Oct 13th 2015, 10:38 AM 7,785 Views 43 Comments

Zimbabwe had said previously that they would seek to extradite Walter Palmer.

# hunting - Saturday 12 September, 2015

The all-female poaching unit that's turning the tables and hunting the hunters
# Black Mambas
# Black Mambas

The all-female poaching unit that's turning the tables and hunting the hunters

Sep 12th 2015, 10:00 AM 13,898 Views 28 Comments

“If you see the poachers you tell them not to try, tell them we are here and it is they who are in danger.”

# hunting - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes
# Trophy Hunting
# Trophy Hunting

Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes

Sep 8th 2015, 4:56 PM 22,279 Views 67 Comments

A group of protesters gathered outside his office.

# hunting - Friday 31 July, 2015

US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death
# Killing For Sport
# Killing For Sport

US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death

Jul 31st 2015, 9:15 PM 11,905 Views 30 Comments

The lion’s killing has led to a public outcry.

# hunting - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Chris Pratt annoyed a lot of people with these comments about hunting
# What A Prat
From The Daily Edge
# What A Prat

Chris Pratt annoyed a lot of people with these comments about hunting

Jun 7th 2015, 3:30 PM 10,720 Views 15 Comments

He said he feels ‘remorse’ for the animals he’s killed.

# hunting - Friday 29 May, 2015

This man has been on the run from prison for 20 days
# History Of Violence
# History Of Violence

This man has been on the run from prison for 20 days

May 29th 2015, 4:45 PM 32,608 Views 23 Comments

Police believe there is a possibility he may be in Northern Ireland.

# hunting - Thursday 16 April, 2015

People are outraged this hunter posted a picture with a dead giraffe
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

People are outraged this hunter posted a picture with a dead giraffe

Apr 16th 2015, 1:28 PM 38,131 Views 136 Comments

Ricky Gervais posted a picture of the hunter on his Facebook page.

# hunting - Friday 10 October, 2014

Raver found wandering naked in woods four days after music festival
# Rave In The Woods
From The Daily Edge
# Rave In The Woods

Raver found wandering naked in woods four days after music festival

Oct 10th 2014, 9:57 PM 6,866 Views 6 Comments

The man had been at the TomorrowWorld festival in Georgia.

# hunting - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

This protected falcon had to be euthanised after being shot in Wexford
# Bird Of Prey
# Bird Of Prey

This protected falcon had to be euthanised after being shot in Wexford

Aug 13th 2014, 8:48 AM 11,651 Views 107 Comments

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said the deliberate killing of birds of prey seems to be on the rise.

# hunting - Monday 16 June, 2014

Anti-cruelty group calls for 'appalling' fox hunt blessings to end
# Blood Sports
# Blood Sports

Anti-cruelty group calls for 'appalling' fox hunt blessings to end

Jun 16th 2014, 2:02 PM 10,597 Views 130 Comments

The Irish Council Against Blood Sports has said it is unacceptable that some priests “endorse cruelty” by blessing hunts.

# hunting - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes
# Legislation
# Legislation

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes

Mar 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 14,967 Views 45 Comments

A gun club association is also highlighting misinterpretation of handgun licensing legislation.

# hunting - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Japan's Prime Minister defends "ancient practice" of dolphin hunting
# Taiji
# Taiji

Japan's Prime Minister defends "ancient practice" of dolphin hunting

Jan 25th 2014, 10:45 AM 7,812 Views 70 Comments

The annual catch and killing of dolphins at Taiji has sparked global criticism.

# hunting - Monday 20 January, 2014

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism
# Japan
# Japan

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism

Jan 20th 2014, 2:10 PM 9,208 Views 59 Comments

The hunt in the fishing village of Taiji in western Japan has come under international criticism and was the subject of the Academy Award-winning film “The Cove”.

# hunting - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Dog found under a pile of rubbish with his skull smashed is on the mend
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Dog found under a pile of rubbish with his skull smashed is on the mend

Dec 24th 2013, 6:45 AM 28,082 Views 95 Comments

The vet said the hunting dog, Fionn, had received a severe blunt force trauma to the head.

# hunting - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Investigation launched after family dog mauled to death by hunt hounds
# Mauled
# Mauled

Investigation launched after family dog mauled to death by hunt hounds

Dec 11th 2013, 11:11 AM 15,677 Views 98 Comments

The family of Isabelle want changes made to the law governing blood sports.

# hunting - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Japan will not stop hunting whales, says minister
# Loophole
# Loophole

Japan will not stop hunting whales, says minister

Feb 26th 2013, 10:23 AM 5,790 Views 46 Comments

A Japanese minister said criticism of whaling is “a cultural attack, a kind of prejudice against Japanese culture”.

# hunting - Monday 11 February, 2013

Animal rights groups condemn 'brutal attack' on fox in Laois
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Animal rights groups condemn 'brutal attack' on fox in Laois

Feb 11th 2013, 2:20 PM 19,829 Views 196 Comments

The fox was found tied to a gate after being shot and skinned.

# hunting - Monday 22 October, 2012

Deenihan bans hunting of Kerry red deer
# Hunting
# Hunting

Deenihan bans hunting of Kerry red deer

Oct 22nd 2012, 3:44 PM 6,665 Views 86 Comments

The Minister also announced his decision to begin a general review of the Open Season Order for other deer species.

# hunting - Monday 27 August, 2012

Campaigners seek Ward Union hunt to be reinstated
# RURAL SPORT
# RURAL SPORT

Campaigners seek Ward Union hunt to be reinstated

Aug 27th 2012, 6:19 PM 7,446 Views 74 Comments

Rural Ireland Says Enough (RISE) is calling for government TDs to support the rights of their “large rural support base”.

# hunting - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Poll: Should hare coursing be banned?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should hare coursing be banned?

Mar 15th 2012, 10:28 AM 18,670 Views 267 Comments

Anti-hunting activists have hit out at the Government for exempting hare coursing from animal cruelty laws. So what do you think?

# hunting - Friday 6 January, 2012

Rachel Allen to tackle 'dead bird' pics on RTÉ show
# Rachel Allen
From The Daily Edge
# Rachel Allen

Rachel Allen to tackle 'dead bird' pics on RTÉ show

Jan 6th 2012, 12:06 PM 9,258 Views 93 Comments

Chef to respond on Brendan O’Connor’s chat show to criticism of Facebook photo which shows her posing with shotgun and five game birds.

# hunting - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Hunter shot in buttocks - by his own dog
# Butt Shot
From The Daily Edge
# Butt Shot

Hunter shot in buttocks - by his own dog

Dec 1st 2011, 4:03 PM 4,350 Views 23 Comments

The man put his shotgun down before turning around to work on his decoys…

# hunting - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Western black rhino declared extinct
# Extinct
# Extinct

Western black rhino declared extinct

Nov 10th 2011, 11:08 AM 1,228 Views 22 Comments

Other subspecies of rhino also face extinction due to commercial poaching and threats from international crime groups targeting rhinos for their horns.

# hunting - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Nov 8th 2011, 4:45 PM 2,431 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Hunting lobby: Fine Gael broke election deal to lift hunt ban
# Hunting
# Hunting

Hunting lobby: Fine Gael broke election deal to lift hunt ban

Nov 8th 2011, 4:00 PM 1,528 Views 44 Comments

A field sports group has said Fine Gael pledged to reverse a stag hunting ban in return for votes – but then reneged on the deal.

# hunting - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Protest planned as blood-sports group shortlisted for award
# Blood Sports
# Blood Sports

Protest planned as blood-sports group shortlisted for award

Jun 9th 2011, 7:22 PM 794 Views 15 Comments

Pro-blood sports lobby group RISE has been shortlisted for a PR award – a move that animals rights campaigners have condemned, saying the group’s claims that animals do not suffer when hunted are “utterly false and easily refuted”.

# hunting - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Fine Gael may see red over hunting protest
# Stag Hunting
# Stag Hunting

Fine Gael may see red over hunting protest

Feb 22nd 2011, 5:38 PM 1,775 Views 0 Comments

‘Blood’-covered protestors to demonstrate at HQ after party promises hunts it will oppose changes to stag hunting if it gets into power.